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bacchanalia
drunken feast, orgy
mentor
wise or trusted counselor or teacher
morphology
biological study of the form and structure of organisms
cupidity
excessive desire, esp. for wealth
caduceus
staff with two entwined snakes and two wings at the top
achilles' heel
weak point
cornucopia
horn-shaped container full of fruit
hermetical
completely resistant to outside influences
labyrinth
network of winding, interconnected passages through which it is difficult to find one's way
atlas
book or bound collection of maps
aegis
protection, sponsership, patronage
halcyon
calm and peaceful
mnemonic
assissting or designed to assist the memory
erotic
of or relating to or marked by sexual desire or love
lethal
causing or capable of causing death
arachnid
one of the group of eight-legged arthropods including the spiders, scorpions, ticks and mice
ambrosia
something of exquisite flavor or fragrance
iridescent
producing a display of lustrous rainbow-like colors
lethargic
characteristic of being drowsy or sluggishly indifferent; apathetic
golden touch
meaning anything a person becomes involved in is successful